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Christmas Tree Bento

Going all out here, this bento is busy with all kinds of colors and things to keep her excited at lunch today. This Christmas Tree Bento is made out of sticky rice with a touch of green food color, sure I could have used peas smashed but I did it quick today.  I added some […]

Cute Little Chicks Bento

Today is going to be in the 80’s here in Colorado feels more like Summer than Spring! I do hear the little birdies waking with me in the morning tweeting away, love that.  So they inspired me today for the Cute Little Chicks Bento. The cute little chicks are made from quail eggs. My kiddo loves […]

Welcome Spring Bento

Welcome Spring! Yesterday was the first day of Spring! Colorado is definitely showing signs of it too, all last week was WARM! This week was cooler but by Friday we will be not wearing coats again! So to honor the nice weather I made Welcome Spring Bento. In this bento I was able to use […]

Valentines Bento Bear

Love is in the air and in the bento! My Valentines Bento Bear is sure to make my kiddo swoon when she open up the bento box today. Today’s bento is in a very cute heart boxes. Kiddo wanted an animal bento so I made her a sticky rice bear. I of course used my […]

My Melody Bento

I did not post any bento for the past few days or any recipes due to a family “THING”… Dont ya love it, life at any moment can turn your world upside down. My question that I will ask the BIG GUY when I walk thru those pearly gates is ok, I dont mind the […]

GF products where are you?

Since I am still a little new about buying gluten free items on the store shelves, seems like not alot of brands will list on front of packages that they are gluten free. Some stores barely have a GF or organic section, though some make an attempt. In the end a store shopping session can […]

Best GF Bread Mix

So after purchasing different varieties of mixes to premaid brands of gluten free breads to make a kid friendly sandwich. Hoping to find one with a taste and texture that would not feel like you have small grains of sand in your mouth. I stumbled upon Gluten Free Pantry’s favorite sandwich bread mix to make in my […]

Cute Busy Bee Bento

Spring keeps trying to show up here in the Forest, but alas we are in Colorado and that will tell ya that it isn’t happening until Mother’s Day passes.  Yes we can have snow one day and be sunny summer day the next until then.  I have started my seeds indoors first week of April […]

Cute Girly Bento

 Today I woke to another sunny and bright Colorado morning. I love that it is winter still but we get such sunny days! So with thoughts of warm days I made this bento with a “flowery” girly feel to it. It is basically just adding some design to the cucumber with a flower imprint on […]

Pokemon Bento

This is the second bento for the school year. She wanted onigiri (sticky rice ball-check out my easy recipe). She wanted pokeball onigiri and Pikachu, easy enough since I have the rice molds for those. To make the colored rice if you check my previous recipe, I used little cups to separate the colored rice […]